Pokémon whoa!

E-Learning Provocateur

It’s an alternate reality game. Predictably, Pokémon Go has provoked a torrent of criticism from non-players, and I say some of it is warranted. augmented reality games alternate Alternate Reality Game ARG augmented criticism game game mechanics gamification go Ingress mobile Pokemon Pokemon Go reality video gamesWhen I was a teenager I was addicted to video games.

Sun, Elite, and the future

Jay Cross

Our challenge is not to design overlays and alternatives to accommodate them. They’re adept at keeping up with torrents of information, volatile situations, extreme flexibility, and real-time responsiveness. College kids are different these days. Awash in multiple distractions, most have the attention spans of gnats. They lack the discipline to put in the hard work to learn things the way you and I did when we were in school.

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Jay Cross's Informal Learning - Untitled Article

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Alternatives to the CKO - Cognitive Edge , September 18, 2009. Textbook torrents a-crashin’ - Abject Learning , September 11, 2009. Here are the top sites from Informal Learning Flow for September 2009. Featured Sources. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. The Awesomeness Manifesto - HarvardBusiness.org , September 16, 2009. An Operating System for the Mind - Half an Hour , September 19, 2009.

My 10 Ten Tools for Learning

Learning Rocks

Google Search (Personal) Despite the never ending torrent of brilliantly useful stuff that the Big G churns out, it still is barely necessary to append "search" to their name to be clear what you mean when you say Google is a vital tool. My client of choice is Echofon, nee Twitterfox, simply because for all the fact that the alternatives seem all to be written in Silverlight or Air, they don't seem to add a great deal of actual factual functionality over this tiny plug-in for the 'Fox.

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My 10 Ten Tools for Learning

Learning Rocks

Google Search (Personal) Despite the never ending torrent of brilliantly useful stuff that the Big G churns out, it still is barely necessary to append "search" to their name to be clear what you mean when you say Google is a vital tool. My client of choice is Echofon, nee Twitterfox, simply because for all the fact that the alternatives seem all to be written in Silverlight or Air, they don't seem to add a great deal of actual factual functionality over this tiny plug-in for the 'Fox.

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